Child Safety

Child Accident Prevention

A guide to the main causes of accidents and injuries in children and what you can do to prevent these, including: Burns and scalds, button batteries, choking, cycle safety, drowning, e-cigarettes, electric shocks, falls, fire safety, garden safety, in-car safety, pedestrians, poisoning, strangulation, suffocation and toys

Child Accident Prevention

Child to Adult Abuse

Supporting parents with child to parent abuse, regardless of whether the abuse is physical, emotional, psychological, verbal, sexual or financial, find support here

Help with child to adult abuse

Safe Sleeping Practices for Babies

01 Background

Understanding Your Child's Mental Health and Wellbeing

It has been an anxious year for many adults, children and young people alike. We know many of you are worried about the impact of the pandemic on your children.

The Solihull Approach (NHS) has just released a BRAND NEW online course FREE TO ALL residents of Shropshire. 

How do I access?

VISIT THE WEBSITE     If you haven’t used it already here is the access code for all the online courses (funded for residents): DARWIN18

If, like many parents, you have already used this code, log into your account here and this course will be ready in your dashboard to start whenever you are ready.

Can I tell my family and friends?

Absolutely! Share the news with family members and other families in the area so that they too can take advantage of this fantastic opportunity.

How long is it?

‘Understanding your child’s mental health and wellbeing’ itself is in 2 parts (2 modules long in total):

  1. Take Part 1….
  2. …then take ‘Understanding your child’ OR ‘Understanding your child with additional needs (11 modules each taking 10-15 minutes to complete, benefitting from time to digest in between)….
  3. …then take Part 2.